Daily Archives: January 26, 2011

Just Whistle- or is that Thistle – AKA – Eryngium


The name may come form the Greek word     ‘ errrugggarein’ meaning ‘beard  of the goat’. Erygium is hairless and usually has spiny leaves, and dome shaped umbels of flowers resembling those of thistles, and whorl of spiny basal bracts. The … Continue reading

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